TNA in Scotland (correspondents needed), WWE Main Event, Kevin Nash headlining Night of the Legends 2, USA Championship Wrestling's Jerry Lawler tribute show, Giant Baba, Dominic DeNucci, Lelani Kai

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Jan 23, 2013 - 09:00 AM

By Jason Powell

-The TNA European tour continues with a stop in Glasgow, Scotland at Braehead Arena. The tour is billed as The Road to Lockdown, and every show features a cage match main event. The wrestlers advertised for this date include Austin Aries, Christopher Daniels, Magnus, Kazarian, Miss Tessmacher, Sting, and Kurt Angle. If you are attending this show or any other show on the UK tour, you are encouraged to send a report to

-WWE Main Event airs tonight on ION Network with the featured match of Ryback vs. U.S. Champion Antonio Cesaro. Chris Shore will be covering Main Event live as it airs tonight beginning 7:00 p.m. CT.

-WWE legend Kevin Nash vs. Buff Bagwell will headline the Top Rope Pro Wrestling "Night of the Legends 2" event on April 13 in Waynesboro, Va. at Waynesboro High School. For more details on the show, visit

-Hardcore Road Trip announced that Missy Hyatt will not be able to make the trip as originally planned due to family obligations and responsibilities. The promotion is working on a replacement. Meanwhile, Al Snow vs. Joey Ryan in a Bound For Glory rematch has been added to the March 2 event in London, Ontario. Others advertised for the show include Raven, C.W. Anderson, Axl Rotten, Stevie Richards, Gary Wolfe, Angel, Jason Knight, Vito LaGrasso, Sabu, Sandman, 2 Cold Scorpio, Balls Mahoney, Devon, Kevin Sullivan, Bill Alfonso, Joel Gertner, Christian York, Petey Williams, Tod Gordon, and Scott Steiner. For more information on the show, visit

-USA Championship Wrestling his holding "A Tribute Fit For a King" on March 9 in Covington, Tennessee at Crestview Middle School. WWE Hall of Famer Jerry Lawler is obviously the featured attraction and six matches will take place on the show. [Thanks to Devin Cutting of]

-The late Giant Baba (a/k/a Shohei Baba) was born on this date in 1938. The Japanese pro wrestling legend died on January 31, 1999 following a bout with cancer.

-Retired pro wrestler Dominic DeNucci is 81 today. He was born on January 23, 1932. Following his own career, DeNucci went on to train Mick Foley, Shane Douglas, and the late Brian Hildebrand.

-Former WWE Women's Champion Lelani Kai (a/k/a Patricia Schroeder) is 53 today. She was born on January 23, 1960.

-There are no pro wrestling shows listed for ESPN Classic tonight.

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